What is Teenage Relationship Abuse?

Since March 2013, the Home Office definition of domestic violence now includes 16 – 18 year olds, so ‘What is teenage relationship abuse?’

Emotional abuse

  • Constant insults and name calling
  • Isolation from friends and family
  • Controlling what someone wears or

Teenage Relationship Abuse

The British Crime Survey 2009/10 found that the 16-19 year age group were most likely to suffer abuse from a partner.

From March 2013, the definition of domestic violence will include young people under 18.

This new definition of domestic …